This graduate opportunity sits in the Group Risk team and will focus on internal audits, a newly expanded function which oversees the internal auditing of assets and projects within Stockland.
Stockland is Australia's largest community creator. We own, manage and develop a diverse $17 billion portfolio that encompasses retail town centres, logistics centres and business parks, office assets, residential communities and retirement living villages.
Our vision is to be a great Australian real estate company that makes a valuable contribution to our communities and country. This is brought to life by our 1400 employees who are guided by our values, which are of community, accountability, respect and excellence and are passionately committed to delivering our purpose – 'we believe there is a better way to live'.
This graduate opportunity sits in the Group Risk team and will focus on internal audits, a newly expanded function which oversees the internal auditing of assets and projects within Stockland. The internal audit team provides an independent and reliable way of knowing if Stockland's controls are effective and working appropriately.
In this position you will support with the delivery of asset or project audits, providing you with the opportunity to better understand key aspects of asset management and development, financial management, governance and risk management. You will also have the exposure to and will be liaising with a broad range of stakeholders across the business. In addition, you will be working collaboratively with the outsourced Internal Auditor in the delivery of the approved annual internal audit plan, as well as other key members of the Group Risk function (including Corporate Risk, Operational Risk and Compliance) on opportunities to enhance our risk management framework. As part of your programme there may be an option to study towards a relevant professional qualification, for example CPA and CFA.
This role has broad exposure and provides a launch-pad to understand the operations of a successful ASX 200 business. Longer term the opportunity could provide an opportunity to work in risk, compliance or other business units / functions within Stockland (e.g. asset and property management, operations, finance).
This position is based in Sydney.
Stockland's graduate programme:
As a top graduate employer our program offers you a full time permanent role that takes you on a 2-year journey to develop your capability and participate in focused development days. You will also benefit from coaching as well as the support of a dedicated sponsor to help you make the most of the program. Highlights of the program include innovation workshops, getting together with graduates from around the country and the chance to bring fresh ideas to Stockland.
Stockland's proposition to you:
At Stockland, our employees are their own community delivering outcomes that benefit the community at large. We work in a highly collaborative environment that provides flexibility, opportunities and respects differences. Our portfolio is diverse and so are the opportunities for professional and career development. We are committed to providing our people with broad experiences to build a successful career.
Stockland has a strong commitment to achieving the best outcomes through an inclusive and collaborative culture. Our customers come from a range of backgrounds and we want our teams to reflect this.
We offer competitive remuneration and benefits. Your benefits are chosen by you for you. Benefits include free to access or subsided lifestyle, health, well-being and financial services products.
The position is open to all graduates with a preference for applicants who have studied a Finance, Commerce, Economics or Accounting related degree. To be eligible you should have achieved a 60% grade point average or above (GPA) either to date or overall in your degree subject. Please attach a copy of your transcript to your application so that this can be cross-referenced.
This position will interact with stakeholders across various groups of Stockland's business, therefore the ability to build strong working relationships and adapt dependent on the team you are supporting is critical for success. You should additionally be numerically able, enjoy working with data and drawing commercial conclusions from this information. Attention to detail is also critical in this position.
To be eligible for the Stockland programme you must currently be studying for or have completed a suitable degree in the last 24 months of the programme start date. This programme will start in February 2019, but we are happy to discuss an earlier start date if you have already graduated.
Due to the permanent nature of this role we can only accept applications who are a citizen of or hold permanent residency in Australia or New Zealand.
Please click to apply through our careers website. You will be asked to complete a short application form and upload a copy of your CV plus academic transcript.
A member of the Stockland careers team will aim to review all applications and provide an update within 15 working days after the closing date.
If you do not meet the GPA requirement for the programme and have mitigating circumstances, please contact the careers team on firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your candidacy further.